Through Patricia Roberts-Miller 's lens, we get an inside look on the strategies that demagogues use to persuade their audience. While demagogues have a tendency to be primarily politicians, some are not. Charles Manson is an example of a demagogue who used his speeches to create a large, cult following. Manson developed a following with his "helter skelter" cult which focused on racial tension between blacks and whites. Through the specific lens of Roberts Miller and his personal definition of demagoguery, Charles Manson uses the specific traits of a demagogue in his speech to the court such as in-group and outgroup, God and Devil terms, and Denial of Responsibility.
He destroyed his oncoming opponents in the eye of the public which gained him a great reputation and name for himself, perceived as the leader they needed for the positive future in Germany to be. Hitler used every downfall in society including the Treaty of Versailles, the Weimar Republic and the Great Depression as a gain and advantages he had, including being an outsider. Although Hitler was an Austrian, he was always impressed of Germany, he fought for Germany and many Germans didn 't realize he was an
Public opinion was so strong towards Washington that he chose to run for office. He won by large margins, and was inaugurated on April 30, 1789 with John Adams as the vice
The Herodians and the Sadducees also both supported the Roman government and both parties are believed to have been made up of very wealthy individuals. In fact, many scholars believe that the Herodians and the Sadducees were virtually interchangeable, although such claims remain speculative. The second theory upholds that the Herodians were a political party whose goal was to further the Herodian dynasty. This theory speculates that the Herodians believed that Herod was the Messiah. This controversial theory is not generally accepted.
While some, like Plato in his The Republic, thought it weak to give government into the hands of the common people, Pericles countered this argument with a compelling argument of greatness. By putting government into the hands of the people, the people are united and more devoted to their country. Democracy bonds the people together in a way that no other government can understand. Pericles confidently states, “Athenians advance unsupported into the territory of a neighbor, and fighting upon a foreign soil usually vanquish with ease men who are defending their homes.” This, Pericles claims, is the might of democracy; the strength and excellence of many people rather than just that of a
Question: Define “totalitarianism” and access the extent to which it was achieved in Hitler´s Germany. Adolf Hitler was a German politician who became the country’s Chancellor from 1933 to 1945; he was also the leader of the National Socialist German Workers ' Party. This party, also known as the Nazi Party, is known for its racists ideals and for being responsible for the Holocaust, a genocide that killed about 11 million people. Germany was considered a totalitarian state at the time, which means that its government had full and total authority over all and controlled nearly all aspects of people 's lives. This regime could be identified by the following six aspects: a guiding ideology, a single political party and organized terror; also,
Hitler promised the public to solve the problems that the Weimar Republic was facing such as hyper inflation, unemployment, etc., and that appealed to the people. Hitler claimed that he would abolish the Treaty of Versailles because it punished Germany, and that also appealed to the people. Hitler also gained support from the Germans with his personality and his ability to make strong speeches that persuaded the people. The Nazi Party grew stronger with Germany’s support. Hitler’s hatred for Jews was spread among the Germans.
George Washington has a great education and he knew a lot. Secondly, George Washington was a lieutenant in the army. After that, he came president of the United States. George Washington was in a army and he helped army successful. We can see how President Washington was a great president, because he helped and made a lot of success in the army and in his jobs before president.
Andrew Jackson was the 7 president of the United States from 1829 to 1837. He was elected by popular vote and he sought to act as the direct representative of the common man. He received sporadic education and read law for two years. He engaged in brawls and killed a man in a duel. He was a major general in the war of 1812 and he was born in 1767 in the Carolinas.
Chng_Sze_Han 4I Hitler's Government - A politician's Dream or Nightmare? Did Hitler’s government help or hinder the rise of Nazi politicians? The politicians that will be analysed are Hermann Goering, Joseph Goebbels and Reinhard Heydrich. This is namely because these were prominent politicians who were close to Hitler. To define terms, the government “having an impact” on these politicians’ rise to power would mean directly or indirectly pushing either the politicians higher up the political ladder or pushing down competition for these places in the top of the government.